2009 IPOs: It Can't Be Much Worse

Schachter, Ken
December 2008
Red Herring;12/15/2008, p4
Trade Publication
The article focuses on a report on the market for initial public offerings (IPO), issued by the Renaissance Capital's IPOhome.com. The report found that venture capital-backed companies raised $600 million through IPO worldwide through the first half of December 2008, compared with $10.6 billion in 2007. It also revealed that the U.S. market share of worldwide IPO activity was 30 percent in 2008.


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